Criminal justice is the study of the U.S. penal system and the principles, theories, and ethics that shape it. Our associate in criminal justice online degree program explores key tenants of law enforcement, corrections, the U.S. court system, criminal law, and crime causation.
Discover what you can accomplish with a criminal justice degree. Pursuing a mobile-friendly associate in criminal justice online provides you with the flexibility to access coursework any time, any place.
Learn how you may graduate sooner by speaking with an AIU Admissions Advisor. We honor your qualifying work and military experience with degree credit and accept up to 75% of eligible transfer credits from other accredited institutions toward a degree at AIU1. You can also customize your education with AIU’s intellipath®, so you’re not focusing on what you already know.
What could you do with an online criminal justice associate degree?
Advancing your criminal justice education can teach you how the criminal justice system operates, societal needs, and how to better serve communities. Successfully completing your online criminal justice associate degree may help you prepare to continue your education and study toward a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice, or a specialization within the criminal justice degree program.
Prerequisite to enroll in our associate in criminal justice online degree program?
There are no prerequisites to enroll in this associate in criminal justice online degree program and we do not require a SAT score. At AIU, you can receive dedicated support at every step of your educational journey. Your Graduation Team will help guide you through the enrollment and financial aid processes, and provide ongoing support to help you reach your academic goals.
Associate degree in criminal justice curriculum
Our online criminal justice associate degree program adheres to industry-relevant standards to expose you to criminal justice basics, including investigation and law enforcement, law and courts, juvenile delinquency, and corrections and parole. You may have the opportunity to learn with interactive criminal justice modules created from current events and policies. This degree program is taught by faculty members who have many years of experience in the field.
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